The Scientific Reason Why Married People Are Healthier

While the research isn’t entirely one-sided (there’s the weight issue, for one), several studies have suggested that married couples reap more health benefits than those who are single, divorced, or widowed. Now, a new study points to a potential reason why: Married people have lower levels of cortisol—a stress hormone that, when produced in excess,…

http://time.com/4671735/married-couples-healthier/

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